Victory Park, Take Two: Boosting Area Near Downtown Will Be Pricey

3:15 pm
Mon October 7, 2013

Victory Park, Take Two: Boosting Area Near Downtown Will Be Pricey

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Victory Park opened to great expectations, but it's not attracting much foot traffic these days, while storefronts are empty. Plans are underway to improve the area near downtown. It could cost about $100 million, The Dallas Morning News reports. The Dallas City Council's economic development committee heard a presentation today and voted to send the matter to the full council.
In April we got a sneak peek at the plans to populate Victory Park with something other than empty storefronts and unfulfilled expectations. Today that do-over, which involves everything from two-waying one-way streets to reskinning sterile storefronts to just maybe dropping some kind of a ...